One of the big changes that have come with the International Institute of Business Analysis' release of BABOK Version 3 is the introduction of 4 levels of BA certifications that BAs may pursue based on their competencies. They are:Read More
The idea of a business analyst wearing multiple hats is certainly important in ensuring that requirement definitions identified at the beginning of a project do not get lost along the way. One of the key strengths a business analyst possesses which needs to trickle down to other sections of the business is their understanding of business requirements.Read More
Mistakes on the job are bound to happen. What’s most important however, is to learn from these mistakes by educating yourself or changing your approach. This piece provides information on categories of mistakes and how you can rise above each one on your way to becoming a well-rounded professional.Read More
Getting a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree is highly recommended though it is not a prerequisite to becoming a successful business analyst. It can certainly benefit business analysts from different backgrounds.
Let’s check out why going for an MBA might be a step forward in the right direction.Read More
One of the most commonly asked questions from aspiring business analysts is how to apply for BA jobs without any work experience. In the field of business analysis, experience of any form, no matter how inconsequential it may seem, counts and should be emphasizedRead More
Though the benefits of business analysis may seem obvious, the reality is that most companies do not fully appreciate how their businesses can be helped by analysis and the improvements that can arise as a result.Read More
This article discusses a possible career path (one of many) that Business Analysts may choose to consider. If you have been working as a Business Process Analyst in particular, you may want to consider the Business Process Manager role which allows you to supervise Business Process Analysts.Read More